This well respected and industry credited course offers the gateway to a successful career in the transport professions
Developments in transport shape the world we live in and influence communities’ economic and social wellbeing. Transporting people and goods provides a serious challenge for politicians, transport planners and engineering specialists.
During your studies you will examine the major transport issues facing society and learn the main techniques applied in analysing and resolving transport problems.
You will gain an understanding of transport systems through studying issues such as transport modelling and appraisal techniques from a theoretical and practical perspective. You will also learn how to develop effective transport strategies to address a range of different scenarios.
Your studies will also benefit from our excellent links with industry and the transport research community, allowing you to gain a good understanding of the profession from industry-relevant teaching, guest lecturers and by engaging with transport practitioners and researchers.
Part-time and distance learning options allow those working in the industry to expand their professional capabilities and meet the educational requirements for chartership.
• Public transport • Transport policy • Development planning and transport assessment • Traffic engineering control • Transport and traffic models • Transport research methods • Transport economics and appraisal • Traffic management • MSc project
Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study.
This industry accredited qualification offers good career prospects, especially as there is an increasing demand for transport planning graduates in the UK.
On completing the course, you will go on to a career in one of the major transport consultancies, a local authority or a government agency.